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Birthday card from Peterswaldau camp

Document | Accession Number: 1996.141.1

Birthday card made by inmates of the Peterswaldau concentration camp for a fellow prisoner. Inscribed; translation, recto: "From early morning we have carried the sweet obligation to congratulate you on your birthday. What should we wish you? If you were to have a little chocolate cake today instead of the nuts and bolts [of the workshop] that would improve your spirits. Oh, now we know [what to wish you]! We wish that one week from today you will be with your loved ones and in your own place; that you will be able to be happy and free and to live a renewed life."

Date
1944 July 22
Language
Polish
Genre/Form
Birthday cards.
Extent
1 birthday card.
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Rose Grinbaum Futter
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Record last modified: 2018-04-27 13:02:57
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